Schwantesia pillansii

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Schwantesia pillansii L.Bolus
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2004/03/03
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 30 km²) that is not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Bushmanland, Namies Mountain.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Bushmanland Inselberg Shrubland, well-drained, sandy soil, mostly in crevices of quartzite, steep slope 1000 m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Schwantesia pillansii L.BolusRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Schwantesia pillansii L.BolusNot Threatened Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Schwantesia pillansii L.BolusIndeterminate Hall et al. (1980)
Bibliography

Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.


Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Victor, J.E. 2004. Schwantesia pillansii L.Bolus. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/23

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